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Jane

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1311 State St, Santa Barbara, CA 93101-2609
+1 805-962-1311
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11:30 - 14:30
17:30 - 22:00
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Mon - Sat 11:30 - 14:30
17:30 - 22:00
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Santa Barbara, California
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12 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Jane is the place to go when you are in the mood for a predictably and consistently good meal. It is not haute cuisine, but is good honest food.

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santa barbara, california
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71 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We recently enjoyed a lovely dinner at Jane,, with quick and friendly service, and a helpful, smiling waiter! The atmosphere is charming, and the food is always special!

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Vancouver
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209 reviews
135 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 82 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I went to Jane for dinner with colleagues. It was a fairly large group (~15) & we were seated at a lovely long, communal table, in the centre of the restaurant. It was a very comfortable space, as the table wasn't too wide, allowing for easy conversation (i.e. didn't have to shout to be heard). The room is beautiful with... More 

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Santa Barbara, CA
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199 reviews
144 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 121 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Early Monday PM dinner, seated in the warm balcony on a cold night. Server was personality plus, food was perfectly prepared (strip steak & duck) and timing was perfect. No wonder they were full by 6:30. Very intelligently affordable wine list. Good value.

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Mechanicsville, Virginia
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49 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This highly rated restauarant deserves the praise. We really enjoyed it. My husband had the veal and I pasta. One of the best meals during our month in Santa Barbara. Go early, the restaurant gets busy.

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Thank Deborah A
Bakersfield, California
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327 reviews
214 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 70 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Upper State St. has several of the best restaurants in Santa Barbara and Jane is certainly on that list. We were seated on the back, upper loft, which was a perfect location away from the busy entrance. Our servers were outstanding—friendly and perfectly attentive. We began our meal with a shared order of excellent steamed clams in a delicious broth... More 

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Ventura, California
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21 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 February 2017

Pleasant atmosphere, friendly servers, casual but appetizing menu, reasonable prices. Would definitely recommend & will visit again.

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Thank imhop
Santa Barbara, California
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10 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 February 2017

This is our favorite restaurant in Santa Barbara. Along with the sister JANE - The Marketplace in nearby Goleta, every dish is tasty and affordable with friendly staff. Don't miss it when you are here!

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Thank Denny W
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19 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 January 2017

Dined at Jane last night with my wife. Both of had delicious salads, shared the eggplant and olive tamponade, and each had a lovely dessert (soft serve vanilla ice-cream with caramel and toffee for her and a thick chocolate mousse with whipped cream for me). She also had a perfect glass of local wine and I had a nice iced... More 

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Bala Cynwyd, Pennsylvania
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50 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 January 2017

We had lunch at Jane and thought it was good but not great. Very popular and always busy. Service was excellent and it was reasonably priced.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American, International, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Monday
11:30 - 14:30
17:30 - 22:00
Tuesday
11:30 - 14:30
17:30 - 22:00
Wednesday
11:30 - 14:30
17:30 - 22:00
Thursday
11:30 - 14:30
17:30 - 22:00
Friday
11:30 - 14:30
17:30 - 22:00
Saturday
11:30 - 14:30
17:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1311 State St, Santa Barbara, CA 93101-2609
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Santa Barbara
  • Phone Number: +1 805-962-1311
Description
Jane is a family owned and operated business.

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Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?